Ignore any weather forecasts from the BBC today because it has been glorious since early morning.
The entire ocean is a flat pale blue and Islands and islets offshore are grey and black in this light, as they dot the horizon.
Benmore looks even higher than normal reaching into the sky topped with gold and silver clouds.
Mull is difficult to forecast as Michael Fish told me once upon time, but with modern technology and a weather station so close on Tiree, how can todays forecasts from them be so miles of the mark.
Oh to be an eagle wild and free, because they know exactly what the weather is going to do each day.